Dardashaat Arabiyyah: Arabic Language and Culture of Egypt and Morocco
Course facilitates full immersion in Arabic of Egypt and Morocco within a cultural context; students will develop basic communicative skills through emphasis on all four language skills beyond the elementary level; through daily instructions, home-stay, field-visits, reading short-stories, and interviewing citizens, students will acquire a strong understanding of society and culture; students will explore cultural institutions and entertainment outlets in both countries and examine communalities and differences between the two societies. Offered in the Duke in the Arab World Study Abroad Program. Prerequisites: ARABIC102, or instructor’s permission. One course.